A number of Major Groups, Member States and UN organisations have now submitted their responses to the UN Secretary General's Questionnaire.
The UN Department of Public Information – NGO relations recently announced that Felix Dodds, Stakeholder Forum's Executive Director will chair the 64th Annual UN DPI/NGO Conference, to be held in Bonn, Germany, Saturday 3rd September - Monday 5th September 2011.
On 29 October 2010 Felix Dodds gave a speech at the UN General Assembly on The Challenge and Spirit of Rio, in which he discusses the current challenges that the world faces today, how to address them and how long we have to address them.
The 2nd UNITAR-Yale Conference on Environmental Governance and Democracy, in which Stakeholder Forum participated, was held on 17-19 September 2010 in New Heaven, Connecticut.
Stakeholder Forum has produced a document to input to the Consultative Group on Environmental Governance. The UNEP Consulative Group of high level representatives and ministers will hold its second meeting in Helsinki, Finland from 21st - 23rd November 2010.
The UNCSD have uploaded a new Rio+20 Questionnaire on their official website. There are currently three Questionnaires on Experiences, Success Factors, Risks and Challenges with Regard to Objective and Themes of UN Conference on Sustainable Development. To view the questionnaires click here.
Craig Bennett will take the helm as Director of Friends of the Earth's policy and campaigns department, the green campaigning charity announced on Tuesday 31 August 2010.
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